Don't Believe Lies

It takes a strong will to not succumb to the Common Sense of the day. Many ideas propogate despite being wrong. How can you be innoculated so you are safer from mistruth? Perhaps combining the philosophy of rejection of unshakable truth with the scientific method of verifying. The power of transformative ideas in shaping the world around us … [Read more…]

Boring School

Modern schooling is insanity. Humans are unique, why should they follow linear paths designed to produce factory workers? “Never let your schooling interfere with your education.” — Mark Twain In a world with humanity, one must either grow or else fall behind. Without a constant struggle for new thought, the mind withers. The future is … [Read more…]

Five Minutes

Here is a useful technique to overcome motivation inertia: commit to working for 5 minutes. By the end you will probably have a better grasp of the problem and will then feel empowered to continue. It’s not 5 minutes worth of work, it’s 5 minutes of work. The difference is that the point of the … [Read more…]

Life’s a Game

Slow and steady not only wins the race, it also makes less mistakes. Burnout can be a nasty effect of trying to do too much at once. Losing a desire that once made life interesting is not feasible in the long run. Jumping in with both feet can break the mystery before it has a … [Read more…]